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1998.2172 (RS24304)

Description

Dish-shaped round basket w/ red ribbon. Bundled straw or sweetgrass coiled to center and wrapped w/ larger straw pieces and red ribbon woven throughout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
coiling (pottery technique)
hand weaving
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BASKET
baskets (containers)
Coiled
coiling (pottery technique)
hand weaving
Silk
silk (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Woven
Dimensions
3 (H), 6.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2172
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18046

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